Orchestral Jobs

Current Vacancies

Principal Clarinet

The Sydney Symphony Orchestra seeks expressions of interest from musicians of outstanding ability of all nationalities
Application closing date          Thursday 18 October 2018

EOI Information and Position Description

Tutti Double Bass

This position is only open to Australian citizens and permanent residents, and New Zealand citizens
Application closing date          Monday 10 September 2018
Live Audition date                     Monday 22 October 2018

Audition Information and Position Description
Recording Information Pack
Excerpts (available late August)

Principal Piccolo

This position is only open to Australian citizens and permanent residents, and New Zealand citizens
Application closing date          Thursday 6 September 2018
Live Audition date                     Thursday 18 & Friday 19 October 2018

Audition Information and Position Description
Recording Information Pack
Excerpts (available late August)

General Audition Information

Live Audition Process

Applicants are required to submit their application by the prescribed closing date as outlined below. Details regarding the audition are distributed after the closing date and audition times a few days before live auditions.
For those unable to attend a live audition, please see the Recording Information Pack for requirements when submitting a digital audition.

Expression of Interest Process

When a position at the Sydney Symphony Orchestra is opened to EOIs, interested and qualified musicians are invited to submit an application, as outlined below.
Successful candidates are invited to undertake a 2-3 week trial engagement with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra and perform a Recital Audition in the final week.

Submitting an application

Please send a detailed résumé to Rosie Marks-Smith, Orchestra Coordinator
     E-mail: auditionapplications@sydneysymphony.com
     Mail: GPO Box 4972, Sydney NSW 2001
Resumes must be no more than two pages, and include the applicant’s nationality, email address, postal address and phone number.

Excerpts

Audition excerpts are posted below approximately 8 weeks before live auditions, and emailed directly to successful EOI candidates.

Further Enquiries

Please contact Rosie Marks-Smith:
     02 8215 4691
     0418 656 276
     auditionapplications@sydneysymphony.com

 

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